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Old 12-05-08, 05:05 PM
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Night commute in Tucson [video]

An 8-miler about 1 a.m. from the southside, through the University of Arizona and midtown to the near northside. Bike is a Breezer Citizen, camera is a Kodak V570 and "Just a Thought" is by CCR.
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Old 12-05-08, 10:11 PM
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Looks like a pleasant commute.
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Old 12-05-08, 10:17 PM
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Looks like a fun ride. Wouldn't mind driving that, either. The end was a bit creepy, though. : D
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Dude, you were flyin'!!
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Old 12-05-08, 10:48 PM
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Haw! Flyin' at 13 mph.

Aside from the streetlights being on, it looks like a neutron bomb went off in Tucson. Not much of a town for nightlife.
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Very cool!

Do watch out for some of the crazy drivers who come out late though.
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Old 12-06-08, 06:25 AM
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Is your camera handle-bar mounted?
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Old 12-06-08, 06:02 PM
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Handheld. I thought one of those Gorillapods might work, but unless they're wrapped around some inside-out duct tape, they just slip all over the place.
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Old 12-06-08, 06:26 PM
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Reminds me of my undergrad years and growing up (I was born in Tucson). Nice little vid!
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Old 12-06-08, 08:12 PM
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Nice job!

Man, that camera did a GREAT job in the dark of night. Even the darkest streets did not get grainy. Impressive.

Thanks for taking the time. Hope you do more.
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Old 12-07-08, 10:35 AM
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Plenty of light, wide roads and no snow yet. Very nice.
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Snow? What's that?
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'preciated your video. I live on Edison St. just north of UA and it made me smile.
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Nice video. I used to ride from UA to Tanque Verde and Sabino Canyon every Sunday around 1am.
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Originally Posted by Lot's Knife View Post
An 8-miler about 1 a.m. from the southside, through the University of Arizona and midtown to the near northside. Bike is a Breezer Citizen, camera is a Kodak V570 and "Just a Thought" is by CCR.
i think you could use a P7 for the road, and a TK11 for the helmet along with the camera side by side
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Awesome video!!! Nights rides are great when nobody else is on the road!!!
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Originally Posted by macteacher View Post
Awesome video!!! Nights rides are great when nobody else is on the road!!!
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That and it is only 90f

Nice commute and great job on the hand held action That camera did a great job with the light. hope you post more.
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i miss commuting in tucson. quite a bike friendly town with bike lanes and no real hills.
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